Gift ideas for groomsmen include any number of items. The selection of groomsmen gifts depend on the type of wedding, whether it is formal or informal, the personality of the groom and groomsmen and the amount of money the groom has to spend on the wedding gifts. Not all groomsmen gifts have to be expensive to elicit an appreciation from the groomsmen. Some of the least expensive gifts, chosen with care, often make the most memorable ones.
Most men now feel comfortable with a little bling to enhance their appearance.
Gift Ideas for Groomsmen of Jewelry
Today’s modern man does not consider jewelry as a female item anymore. Most men now feel comfortable with a little bling to enhance their appearance. If you want to stay traditional, however, and still give a jewelry gift, consider cuff links or a tie tack. Tie tacks are great gift ideas for groomsmen because they are useful for the wedding and add to the groomsman’s wardrobe for later use. Look for a tie tack that has a stone, which matches the bridesmaids’ gowns or one that has a hint of the wedding theme. If your wedding is seaside with sea horses and starfish as décor, your choice is simple - purchase tie tacks with a sea motif. Another theme might be the wedding season. Winter weddings often use the black and white color schemes. Tie tacks with a silver snowflake make great groomsmen gifts in this case.
Cuff links also are simple gift ideas for groomsmen that are useful later. Selecting the cufflinks to match the wedding colors is important. If silver is one of the colors, do not even consider using gold cuff links. A personalized set of cuff links is a welcome gift. Have the groomsmen's initials monogrammed on the cuff links and you will notice the groomsmen wearing these for many special occasions later.
If silver is one of the colors, do not even consider using gold
Money clips fall under the category of gift ideas for groomsmen. While these are practical gifts, the addition of a monogram makes the groomsman gift even more special. There are varieties of styles for money clips, find one that fits your groomsmen best. One style even offers a leather credit card holder where you attach the clip.
Luggage as Gift Ideas for Groomsmen
You do not have to splurge and buy an entire set of luggage for your groomsmen, just purchase a small weekend bag. The bag is useful to carry the necessary items to the church for the wedding if everyone dresses there. It also makes a great gift for the wedding party if the wedding is a destination wedding. To make certain that the gifts are not accidentally mixed or to make it easier to find at an airport, consider having the weekend bag embroidered with the name or initials of the groomsman.
Consider getting a clock, mug or other item with the groomsman’s favorite team
Items for the Home Makes Great Gift Ideas for Groomsmen
Consider getting a clock, mug or other item with the groomsman’s favorite team on it. You will find many items both online and in brick and mortar stores. The nice part of purchasing online is often you can have the groomsman’s initials, the date of the wedding or other personalized lettering monogrammed onto the item.
Another great gift idea for groomsmen include a personalized mug with the wedding date engraved on it. You can also find several unique nightstand organizers to hold the items for the groomsman used during the day. The organizer is a super groomsman gift for the man that forgets where he left his keys or wallet the previous evening. Many of the stores that offer these online also monogram the items either free or at a moderate cost.
Look for Gift Ideas for Groomsmen That Love the Outdoors
If your groomsmen enjoy hunting, fishing, biking or other outdoor activities, you will find many interesting and useful gift ideas for them without extensive searching. While many of these are only online, often brick and mortar stores have a few that you will find suitable. Consider a cooler bag that comes with a built in chair for the hiker, biker, hunter or fisherman. These are also great groomsmen gifts for those who love to watch outdoor sporting events.
A monogrammed cooler bag is a great gift for almost any groomsman. These coolers are practical for those that are avid outdoorsmen as well as the stadium sitter, the occasional hiker and even those that travel. The coolers are large enough to carry a multitude of snacks, enough for lunch for several people or a day’s worth of food. Going the extra mile and having the cooler bags monogrammed, makes them even more special to the recipient.